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Recent Activity

Above the FoldSep 09, 2021 - 7:45am
The Capitol Building, National Assembly of Venezuela in Caracas

Overhaul of U.S. Sanctions Policy Toward Venezuela is Long Overdue

Overhauling a U.S. sanctions policy toward Venezuela that has produced myriad negative unintended consequences is long overdue.

EventFeb 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
AACCLA Outlook on the Americas

AACCLA Outlook on the Americas Conference 2021

The U.S. Chamber’s Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and the Caribbean (AACCLA) is pleased to host the “Outlook on the Americas,” our first major hemispheric business event of 2021.

Press ReleaseFeb 08, 2021 - 10:45am

A Reaffirmation of the Importance of the U.S.-Brazil Relationship 

A joint statement reaffirming the Importance of the U.S.-Brazil relationship signed by the American Chamber of Commerce - Brazil (AmCham Brasil), the Brazil-U.S. Business Council – Brazil Section (CEBEU), the Brazil-U.S. Business Council – U.S. Section (BUSBC), the National Confederation of Industry – Brazil (CNI), and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. 

Press ReleaseFeb 08, 2021 - 10:00am

Millicom’s Ramos elected Chair of U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-Colombia Business Council

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Board of Directors of the U.S. Chamber's U.S.-Colombia Business Council (USCBC) announced today the election of Mauricio Ramos, CEO of Millicom, as the Council’s Chair. He is joined by Richard Mullen, CEO of Drummond Company, who was elected Vice Chair.

Press ReleaseDec 08, 2020 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Signing of Trade Protocol between the U.S. and Ecuador

WASHINGTON, D.C.— U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President for the Americas Neil Herrington issued the following statement today welcoming news that  the U.S. and Ecuadorian governments signed the bilateral Protocol on Trade Rules and Transparency:

ReportOct 29, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Survey Findings: Business As A Force For Good In Venezuela

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and APCO Insight present key findings about citizens' attitudes towards U.S. businesses operating in Venezuela.

Press ReleaseOct 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

Venezuelan Americans Overwhelmingly Support U.S. Companies Remaining in Venezuela, New Survey Shows

WASHINGTON, D.C.—An overwhelming majority of Venezuelan Americans, 80%, support U.S. companies operating in Venezuela, according to a new survey conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and APCO Insight. And 89% of Venezuelan Americans believe that U.S.

EventOct 22, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
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2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).

Press ReleaseOct 19, 2020 - 10:00am

U.S.-Brazil Trade Deal Takes Center Stage at U.S. Chamber’s U.S.-Brazil Connect Summit

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Brazil-U.S.

EventOct 15, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
FOLAC Event Graphic

2020 Forecast on Latin America and the Caribbean (FOLAC) Conference

The event will focus on issues such as: U.S.-Latin American & Caribbean Agenda for 2021-2024: Trade & Beyond (October 8); Road to Recovery: Healthcare, Innovation & Regional Economic Prospects (October 15); and Foundations for Growth: Rule of Law & Digital Transformation (October 22).